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Celebration of the German reunification by the EPP Group: extracts from the speeches by Egon KLEPSCH, President of the EPP Group and Wilfried MARTENS, Prime Minister of Belgium


On 20 September, the Bundestag and the House of the people approve of the Unification Treaty, signed in East Berlin on August 31 September. October 1, Germany, who left the Warsaw Pact, became fully sovereign. The quadripartite Allied powers on Berlin are suspended as of October 3. That same day, October 3 at midnight, the German anthem sounded while the German flag was raised in front of the Reichstag in Berlin and The entire Europe celebrates the German reunification and within the EPP is also celebrating the event.